Grindcast Episode 95: ZAN’S NUMBER ONE (Jeremy’s ok too)
The Grindcast has been bested. Our roommates caught wind of our sick finishes at SCG Richmond and, quite literally, one-upped us with first place finishes in the open and the modern classic. Zan’s here to give us the lowdown on Jeskai walkers, and Jeremy has the latest on running four Narsets in Modern. Plus! Modern...
Grindcast Episode 94: All Eyes on the MPL
This week, Chris and Collins are talking about a small announcement or two out of Organized play. You know, little things like GerryT quitting the MPL, new MPL members, diversity invitations to Arena Mythic Championships. That sort of little thing. Plus! Standard: so many planeswalkers, so little time. Come hang out! Thanks as always to...
Grindcast Episode 93: WE’RE NUMBER TWO! WE’RE NUMBER TWO!
Fresh off of simultaneous second place finishes at SCG Richmond, CCR and Collins have plenty of week one standard to talk about. Is monored the deck to beat? Is bant midrange the real deal? Why couldn’t either of us have won just one more match? All these burning questions and more on this week’s episode!...
Grindcast Episode 92: The Nexus Step for Standard
It’s here! Chris and Collins have been playing some week 0 standard and they’re gonna share everything they know about it with you–even if most of what they know is that Nexus is looking real, real nice with Tamiyo. Plus, London mulligan thoughts and a look at the mythic championship this past weekend. Come hang...
Grindcast Episode 91: War of the Spark Constructed Set Review and Preorder Guide (Part 2)
Whew, this one’s a monster! But we’ve finally wrapped up our constructed set review. Our throats are a little sorer, CCR’s pockets are a little lighter, and now we know exactly how the standard meta is going to shape up. Or, you know, something like that. Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.
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Modern results are in, and Esper Control is the hottest new deck that’s sure to break modern in half. Or, maybe, put a dent in some of Izzet Phoenix’s numbers. Who knows! Plus an army of new WAR spoilers, some of which are bound to spark your imagination. Come hang out! Thanks as always to...
War of the Spark spoilers are finally here! CCR and Collins take a look at some of the coolest stuff spoiled so far, but not before giving our takes on maybe the most important magic tournament of all time. Strap yourselves in, because we’ve got Opinions and we’re about to share ’em! Thanks as always...
Lotus Box team captain Zan Syed joins us this week, fresh off of a top 8 at SCG Cincinnati! We chat about his deck choice methodology, team tournaments, going to time, and even find a few minutes to hear about best of one. Don’t miss it! Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.
So, you’re playing against Phoenix. And you’re losing, a lot. Even though you’re bringing in all these hate cards! What gives! Well, Collins and CCR are here to talk about what works and what doesn’t against Modern’s hottest deck. Plus! A spicy standard list that CCR hopes to take to the top 8 of SCG...
SCG Regionals was this past weekend, with UR Phoenix claiming a whopping EIGHTEEN top 8 slots in ten tournaments. Are we looking at another imminent ban? Is the modern format beyond saving? Is Ensnaring Bridge the new hero of the format? All this and more! Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.
This week! Collins and CCR take a critical look at modern, Modern Horizons, and what we can expect for the future of magic’s most popular format. Is modern healthy? Can it be fixed? Or is it collapsing under its own weight? Find out here! Thanks as always to Wave Sunray for our music.